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Live map

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Map usage

How do I use the search tool?

Search Field
  • You can search for part of an address, driver, vehicle, reg. no, department, asset type or unit number.
  • If you search by address, you will get a list of the nearest assets and an estimated time of arrival that takes into account traffic congestion
  • Clicking a vehicle from that list will display the shortest route.
  • Your recent searches are saved and can all be cleared with the ‘clear’ button or individually with the ‘x’ button.

How can I see a driver's ETA?

  • Open the live map https://abax.cloud/triplog/map-v2
  • Search for the destination in the ‘search box’
  • Several vehicles will appear on the left-hand side.
  • Select the desired vehicle for an estimated trip time and distance.

How do I view a list of all of my assets?

Search Field
  • Click on any asset to follow that asset in the map and open the ‘more info’ window.

How do I see more information about an asset?


How do I see the latest reported position?


How do I access vehicle or driver details through the map?

  • Open the live map https://abax.cloud/triplog/map-v2
  • Click on any vehicle icon to open the ‘more info’ window.
  • Access vehicle details by clicking on the highlighted vehicle name - ‘Montasje’.
  • Access driver details by clicking on the driver – ‘HP Bjerck‘

How do I see a vehicles trip history for the day (or longer)?

  • Open the live map https://abax.cloud/triplog/map-v2
  • Click on any vehicle icon to open the ‘more info’ window.
  • If the vehicle has completed a trip today it will show at the bottom of the ‘more info’ window - click ‘show more’ to see all the other trips for that day in the map.
  • You can also click the ‘trips’ icon at the top of the ‘more info’ window.
  • Use the ‘calendar’ icon to change the day.
  • Clicking on a trip from the list will highlight the route on the map.
  • Click on any dot (geo marker) on the trip for additional information including speed 
    • If applicable, the route will also show driving behaviour (link to that question XXXX) incidents and toll road passages (link to that question XXXX)

How do I send an SMS to a driver from the map?

  • Open the live map https://abax.cloud/triplog/map-v2
  • Click on any vehicle icon to open the ‘more info’ window.
  • If the vehicle has an attached driver a ‘send SMS’ icon will be visible
  • Click this icon, write your message and click ‘send’
  • If the driver does not have a valid mobile number, a pop-up will appear with instructions.

How do I use my driving behaviour service in the map?

  • Open the live map https://abax.cloud/triplog/map-v2
  • Click on any vehicle icon to open the ‘more info’ window.
  • If the vehicle has completed a trip today it will show at the bottom of the ‘more info’ window - click ‘show more’ to see all the other trips for that day in the map.
  • You can also click the ‘trips’ icon at the top of the ‘more info’ window.
  • Use the ‘calendar’ icon to change the day.
  • Clicking on a trip from the list will highlight the route on the map.
  • If any events have been registered on the selected trip, these will be shown on the route, in this example, we can see 3 harsh left turns.

How can I use my toll road service in the map?

  • Open the live map https://abax.cloud/triplog/map-v2
  • Click on any vehicle icon to open the ‘more info’ window.
  • If the vehicle has completed a trip today it will show at the bottom of the ‘more info’ window - click ‘show more’ to see all the other trips for that day in the map.
  • You can also click the ‘trips’ icon at the top of the ‘more info’ window
  • Use the ‘calendar’ icon to change the day.
  • Clicking on a trip from the list will highlight the route on the map.
  • The ‘camera icon’ will indicate that the trip passed through a station.
  • Click on the ‘camera icon’ to see, toll station name, timestamp and cost.

Map options 

How do I show or hide the label names of my assets?

Asset labels will display descriptive text alongside your assets.

  • Toggle the feature on or off from the menu – the changes will be visible instantly and remain saved even if you log out.

How do I group my assets together with clustering?

Clusters group several assets to make the map view cleaner. 

  • Toggle the feature on or off from the menu – the changes will be visible instantly and remain saved even if you log out.

How do I show the traffic overlay?

Traffic overlay will add a colour coded layer to the roads and show a live flow of traffic. Green shows the roads are clear, red shows congestion.

  • Toggle the feature on or off from the menu – the changes will be visible instantly and remain saved even if you log out.

Map filters 

How do I filter the map based on vehicle state? 

  • Select one or more of the following states to filter the view:
    • Moving
    • Parked
    • Idling
  • Use the ‘clear filter’ option to remove all filters or remove individually with the ‘x’

How do I filter the map based on the type of asset?

  • Select one or more of the following states to filter the view:
    • Vehicle
    • Equipment
  • Use the ‘clear filter’ option to remove all filters or remove individually with the ‘x’

How do I filter the map based on departments?

  • Click the ‘Departments’ option.
  • Select one or more departments you would like to view on the map.
  • Use the ‘clear filter’ option to remove all filters or remove individually with the ‘x’.

Map view

How do I change the map type?

The appearance of the map can be changed to suit your preferences.

  • Select one of the following views to change the appearance of the map:
    • Default
    • Dark
    • Satellite
    • Terrain 
    • Norway

How do I pan, zoom, tilt and rotate my map view?

There are several ways to move around the map.  

Pan around the map using your arrow keys on your keyboard or by holding down you left mouse button and dragging your mouse.

Zoom in or out of the map using your mouse wheel or the options in the bottom right.

Tilt the map by holding down your right mouse button and dragging your mouse up or down. 

Rotate the map by holding down your right mouse button and dragging your mouse left or right. 

To reset the map view and/or to view all your assets on one screen, click the ‘fit all assets to map’ icon.


What are the different map icons?

Different map icons indicate different assets that you may have in your fleet.  

The vehicle icon indicated the asset is an ABAX Triplog unit – mostly used for vehicles such as vans, cars or motorbikes.

The colour of the vehicle will change depending on its state –Vehicle parked

Vehicle idling

Vehicle moving

The cog icon indicates the asset is an ABAX Equipment Control unit – mostly used for larger equipment such as a Tractor, HGV, digger etc.

The M icon indicates the asset is an ABAX Mini unit – mostly used for tools and portable equipment such as a drill, generator, tool kit etc.